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Ms. H. from Paterson NJ is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Capturing Technology in Codable Color

My students need markers, usb hubs, paper for the Ozobots to run on, Ozobots and a Nikon DSLR to document progress.

  • $1,270 goal

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My Students

The art challenges the technology, and the technology inspires the art. –John Lasseter

Every child should be exposed to art and technology.

There are so many ways that these overlap with each other. Since I work with all ages I would like to get the younger students programming with Ozobots and butcher paper. They can create a masterpiece of their own and have the Ozobots follow colors (also known as code). While the younger students are doing this, I want my older students to be able to take pictures, document and create movies on the computers using the digital SLR.

My Project

These materials will make my project happen. Students need the markers and paper to program the Ozobots. Even if students do not believe in themselves, they will be able to do something as simple as color and express themselves creatively then watch robots follow their ideas! Then the older students need to take pictures. Everyone has hand held technology now a days, but what ever happened to the old school way of taking pictures and knowing what an ISO was? I would like to have my students interacting with each other and looking to each other no matter the age to help with programming and creating visual representations of using code.

Many times I have said I am logical not artsy, but I am upset when students tell me they are artsy and not technical because I know everyone can enjoy technology.

Blending art and technology would make students really want to explore both areas and see how well they can work together.

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Ms. H.
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 300 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ozobot Bit 2.0, Dual Pack (White & Black) • Amazon Business $104.99 4 $419.96
Nikon - D3300 DSLR Camera with 18-55mm and 55-200mm VR II Lenses - Black • Best Buy Education $499.99 1 $499.99
Boardwalk B2440800 Butcher Paper 24" x 800 ft, White Roll • Amazon Business $28.43 2 $56.86
Crayola Classic Colors Broad Line 10 Markers In A Pack (Pack of 6) 60 Markers Total • Amazon Business $15.67 2 $31.34
Sabrent 13 Port High Speed USB 2.0 Hub with Power Adapter And 2 Control Switches (HB-U14P) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Kingston - 16 GB Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) - 1 Card - Blue • Best Buy Education $5.80 1 $5.80

Materials cost

$1,033.94

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$15.51

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,079.45

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$190.49

Total project goal

$1,269.94

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,269.94

1 Donor

-$1,269.94

Donations toward project cost

-$1,079.45

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$190.49

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$0.00

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